‘We have to move toward the future.’ — Edgar Bustos

When you ask Edgar Bustos — Service Manager at Supertec Machinery, Inc. — what his company does, he answers swiftly and simply: ‘We manufacture machines.’ Founded in 1954 as a bicycle parts manufacturer, the company has maintained its motto of ‘Quality and Innovation’ as they have developed line after line of precision machinery. Based in Taiwan, with 12 locations on 4 continents, Supertec manufactures and installs machinery, and provides on-site technical and customer support and maintenance. Read more

Social accountability, and revolt of the machines

A few years ago, automation was seen as an absolute good: a way to increase business efficiency, and relieve people of having to do painstaking busy work. But, as technology evolves, enthusiasm is often replaced by fear, and a desire to fight for the place of humans in a world of machines. Read more

7 Common Misconceptions About Workflow Automation

Accounts payable automation

There’s been a lot of talk lately about the power of workflow automation and what it can do for a business. However, some companies are reluctant to embrace this phenomenon.

Why would an innovative organization in the 21st century ignore a concept that’s easy to implement and yields tangible advantages? The answer has to do with common misconceptions and myths that have arisen over time. Read more